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Pottery Retreats

Pottery Retreat

Pottery Retreats resume from June 2022 onwards. Bookings open now!
Our pottery retreats are best suited to serious aspirants looking for personalized teaching and peaceful practice time.

Residential pottery retreats at Aura are structured getaways for individuals who are at the beginner or intermediate level of ceramics. These retreats are for a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a maximum duration of 12 weeks. The program includes studio and material use, instruction, accommodation, and meals.

Doing a residential pottery retreat at Aura Pottery means you get to spend time with like-minded people, explore your own creativity, get inspired by others, and all along enjoy and learn the art of pottery.

Things you will learn:

  1. Wedging and clay preparation
  2. Hand-building techniques like pinching, slab-making and coiling
  3. Making basic pottery shapes
  4. Wheel throwing, centering, pulling
  5. Trimming and finishing on the wheel
  6. Gas kiln bisque firing method
  7. Glaze application on bisque ware
  8. Gas kiln glaze firing
Please Note:
  • Steps 6, 7 and 8 are only taught in the 4 to 12 week program
  • Firing and glazing of pottery made by students will cost Rs. 100 per 100 grams
  • The studio instructor will be available to teach Monday to Saturday
  • The studio will be open for students to practice from 10 am to 7 pm
students learning about the test tiles

Prices for the Pottery Retreat are as follows:

  • The retreat is for people 18 years and above only.
  • The pricing below is applicable to per person.
  • The program includes studio and material use, instruction, accommodation, and meals.

Shared Room Tariff

Weekend Retreat

INR 12,000

USD 158

One Week Retreat

INR 40,600

USD 534

Two Week Retreat

INR 78,400

USD 1,032

Four Week Retreat

INR 1,51,200

USD 1,989

Eight Week Retreat

INR 2,91,200

USD 3,832

Twelve Week Retreat

INR 4,20,000

USD 5,526

Single Room Tariff

Weekend Retreat

INR 14,400

USD 192

One Week Retreat

INR 49,000

USD 653

Two Week Retreat

INR 95,200

USD 1,269

Four Week Retreat

INR 1,84,800

USD 2,464

Eight Week Retreat

INR 3,58,400

USD 4,779

Twelve Week Retreat

INR 5,20,800

USD 6,944


Please fill in the form below to confirm your interest in our retreats. Kindly indicate the duration of the retreat you are interested in, the dates that work for you, and the type of room you are interested in. We shall respond to you with the payment method and any other clarifications you may need over email.